BMW R1200RT leaking front fork repair.
Updated: May 24
Step 1: remove the small fairing panels.
Step 2: remove the large fairing panels.
Step 3: remove the brake calipers. Step 4: remove the front mudguard.
Step 5: remove the front wheel.
Step 6: move the handle bars to give access to the nut securing the fork top.
Step 7: Counter-hold the fork top bold Step 8: loosen the bolds securing
and undo the the fork top nut. the fork to the bridge.
Step 9: remove the dust seal and undo Step 10: withdraw the
the small air bleed screw. tube from the slider.
Step 11: Prise the clip out and remove the old oil seal by using a large screw driver. take care not to damage the slider.
Step 12: measure the amount of old oil in the fork and replace it with new oil.
Step 13: replace the tube into the slider with the new oil.
Step 14; place a new oil seal over Step 15: replace the clip.
the tube into the slider.
Step16: place the dust seal Step 17: place the air bleed screw
Step 18: Put the restored forks back in place.
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